Winnipeg – January 2, 2015 – Chantale Pham is one of eighteen UFCW Canada – BDM Scholarship winners for 2014. Currently in her third year of Physics at the University of Winnipeg, Chantale is a proud UFCW Canada Local 832 member who works in the eyewear department at Superstore 1512 in Winnipeg.
"I would like to thank UFCW Canada for awarding me with the BDM Scholarship," says Sister Pham. "This scholarship has inspired me to work even harder to achieve my future goals, and it has also encouraged me to give back to my community. I would like to thank UFCW Canada for their support through the BDM scholarship," she adds.
Chantale was recently presented with the $1,000 union scholarship cheque by UFCW Canada Local 832 President Jeff Traeger, who is pictured here with Sister Pham.
Every year UFCW Canada offers a total of eighteen union scholarships worth $1,000 each to members, their spouses, and dependants for post-secondary education. The BDM scholarship was created to honour past UFCW leaders William Beggs, Fred Dowling, and Roméo Mathieu.
Applications for the 2015 UFCW Canada – BDM Scholarship are now open. To find out more about this renowned union scholarship, or to apply online, click here.